Camping and Outdoor Events
June Backpack Trip
Lost Creek Wilderness – East Lost Park
Friday June 5th through Sunday June 7th
With Parker Days the following weekend and PV later in the month, this is the best weekend.
I have been into this area once before (with my son on an overnight trip) and it is a fairly easy 3-mile hike in from the Lost Park Trailhead (about a 2-hour drive... [Read more of this article]
Workday: Saturday, August 23rd, 2014
Meeting location: Mountain Communities Fire Department
Link to map: https://goo.gl/maps/7GG3f
Project times: 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
Volunteers Expected: Up to 50
The Trail Creek work area is part of a major restoration effort to stabilize drainages carrying high sediment loads to the South Platte... [Read more of this article]
Troop 88 14er Hike – Quandry Peak
This is the plan for the Mt. Quandry hike next weekend, August 1-3.
Friday, August 1 – Meet at Park N Ride by McDonald’s at Lincoln and Jordan.
Bring complete medical form, Part A & Part B, (required for a 72hr camp) Eat... [Read more of this article]
Annual 14er Hike – Mt. Sherman
Our annual 14er hike is getting closer. I hope everyone has been keeping in shape this summer!
This year we will be climbing 14,036′ Mt Sherman near the towns of Fairplay & Alama. The hike will be 5.25 miles RT and 2,100ft of elevation gain. Every 14er is challenging, but this one is one of the “easiest” 14ers.... [Read more of this article]
2013 July and August Camping Trips
In the coming weeks and months, Troop 88 has several camping opportunities. Below are some of them to watch for more information.
Camp Christopher Dobbins – Peaceful Valley
Want to know what’s happening? Check out the leader’s guide!
If you have more questions, contact Mr. Rose via email.
Camp Cherry Valley –... [Read more of this article]
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Merit Badge Information
2014 Fall Merit Badge Academy
Troop 88’s Fall Merit Badge Academy 2014
October 25, 2014
$5.00 Registration Fee to be used for fundraising for Troop 88’s Troop Trailer Camping Supplies!
Citizenship in the World
Citizenship in the Nation
Search And Rescue
Online... [Read more of this article]
Pioneer Trails Merit Badge “Pow-wow”
It’s Merit Badge College time in the Pioneer Trails District. On Saturday, March 29, 2014 from 7:30 am – 1:30 pm, and again on Saturday, April 19, 2014 from 7:30 am – 1:30 pm at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Highlands Ranch Stake, 9800B Foothills Canyon Blvd., Highland Ranch, CO.
This is a two-day Merit Badge College.... [Read more of this article]
Fall Merit Badge Academy
Troop 88’s Fall Merit Badge Academy 2013
Invite another Scout from a different troop!
September 21, 2013
$5.00 Registration Fee.
Fundraising for Troop 88’s Merit Badge Library
Registration 8:15am – 8:50am.
Class Begins @ 9:00am SHARP!!
Located @ St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church
19580 Pilgrims Place, Parker
We request that you help... [Read more of this article]
Crime Prevention Merit Badge
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Troop 88 Fall Merit Badge Academy
SAVE THE DATE!!
Did you have fun at the spring Merit Badge Academy?
Did you learn some new things?
Did you eat some good food?
Are you ready for the next one?
Troop 88 is working on the Fall Academy and the date is currently 21 September 2013.
If there is a merit badge you really want to earn, let Mrs. Moncier know.
If there is a merit badge you really... [Read more of this article]
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